Diaspora News

Last updated: Thursday, June 22, 2017 11:20:05 PM

Fiscal consolidation vital to tame prices: Mukherjee
New Delhi, Jan 8 (IANS) Economic expansion and high fiscal deficit are together leading to unstable price regime and the government needs to revert to fiscal consolidation to control the situation, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee said Saturday.

Saturday, January 08, 2011 2:06:12 PM

More Indian cultural centres to showcase soft power: PM
New Delhi, Jan 8 (IANS) India will set up cultural centres in five more countries to showcase its soft power and acquire a global footprint for its rich diversity, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said here Saturday.

Saturday, January 08, 2011 2:00:21 PM

Engage overseas young Indians to meet India's challenges: Pitroda
New Delhi, Jan 8 (IANS) Young overseas Indians should come to India to discover opportunities and meet the challenges of a complex and chaotic land, the prime minister's advisor on education and innovation Sam Pitroda said Saturday.

Saturday, January 08, 2011 1:44:32 PM

NRIs on electoral rolls soon, single card for diaspora: PM
New Delhi, Jan 8 (IANS) India will merge the two visa facilitation cards that are issued to people of Indian origin and soon register non-resident Indians in the electoral rolls to help them exercise their franchise, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said Saturday.

Saturday, January 08, 2011 11:05:50 AM

NRIs will be on India's electoral rolls soon: PM
New Delhi, Jan 8 (IANS) India has decided to merge the two visa facilitation cards that are issued to people of Indian origin and register non-resident Indians in the electoral rolls to let them exercise their franchise, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said Saturday.

Saturday, January 08, 2011 10:27:10 AM

Minister urges diaspora to assist in health care
New Delhi, Jan 7 (IANS) Minister of State for Health Dinesh Trivedi Friday urged the Indian diaspora to partner with the government in making health care facilities more accessible.

Friday, January 07, 2011 11:06:46 PM

'More people from northeast should go abroad'
New Delhi, Jan 7 (IANS) More people from the northeast should travel abroad in search of opportunities and send back remittances to invest and develop the economy in their region, participants at a seminar here on diaspora emphasised Friday.

Friday, January 07, 2011 6:44:28 PM

India shares 21 percent of global diseases: WHO
New Delhi, Jan 7 (IANS) India needs to dramatically improve its health situation to sustain growth as it shares 21 percent of the global disease burden, a World Health Organisation (WHO) official said Friday.

Friday, January 07, 2011 6:29:10 PM

India asks diaspora to invest in land of 'new opportunities' (Roundup)
New Delhi, Jan 7 (IANS) The 9th edition of India's annual convention to connect with its 25-million-strong diaspora in 130 countries kicked off here Friday with a fervent appeal to them to return to their roots, a land of new opportunities, and share the fruits together.

Friday, January 07, 2011 6:20:42 PM

Government to invest $100 bn on education in 12th plan
New Delhi, Jan 7 (IANS) The government spending on education will be increased to $100 billion in the 12th Five Year Plan (2012-17) from the estimated $70 billion during the current plan period, the prime minister's advisor on education and innovation Sam Pitroda said Friday.

Friday, January 07, 2011 4:08:34 PM

News Diaspora Articles Index

  

This Week's Most Discussed

This Week's Most Emailed News

Feature Coming Soon..

Art - Culture Business Diaspora
Education Health Politics
Religion Sports Sci-Tech
Travel

AROUND THE WORLD NOW

Asia America Australia
Africa Europe Gulf-Middle East
Pakistan Nepal Bhutan
Sri Lanka Bangladesh Maldives

Disclaimer: All Logos and Pictures of various Channels, Shows, Artistes, Media Houses, Companies, Brands etc. belong to their respective owners, and are used to merely visually identify the Channels, Shows, Companies, Brands, etc. to the viewer. Incase of any issue please contact the webmaster.